French, (1870 – ?)
About the Artist
Hippolyte Casimir Gourse (1870 – ?) was a French painter. He was a pupil of J.P. Laurens and Вenjamin Constant and he was a member of the Societe des Artistes FranCais. [DES-01/11]
If utility were indeed the cause of beauty, then on that principle, the wedge-like snout of a swine... would be extremely beautiful.
Edmund Burke, British political writer in The Sublime and Beautiful. (1756).
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